US General Omar Nelson Bradley Quotes

General Omar Nelson Bradley quotes and quotations

Omar N. Bradley Quotes

Omar N. Bradley Quotations
Omar Nelson Bradley
United States Army field commander in North Africa and Europe during WWII, and a five-star General of the Army
(February 12, 1893 – April 8, 1981)

(click here to learn more about Omar Nelson Bradley)

Famous Omar Bradley Quotes

Military Related General Omar N. Bradley Quotes

“In war there is no second prize for the runner-up.”
– General Omar N. Bradley, U.S. Army, 1950

“Only one military organization can hold and gain ground in war-a ground army supported by tactical aviation with supply lines guarded by the navy.”
– General Omar N. Bradley Quotes from 1951

“Wars can be prevented just as surely as they can be provoked, and we who fail to prevent them must share in the guilt for the dead.”
– General Omar N. Bradley

“I learned that good judgment comes from experience and that experience grows out of mistakes.”
– General Omar N. Bradley

“I am convinced that the best service a retired general can perform is to turn in his tongue along with his suit and to mothball his opinions.”
– General Omar N. Bradley

“If we continue to develop our technology without wisdom or prudence, our servant may prove to be our executioner.”
– General Omar N. Bradley

“The world has achieved brilliance without wisdom, power without conscience.
Our is a world of nuclear giants and ethical infants.. We know more about war that we know about peace, more about killing that we know about living.”
– General Omar N. Bradley

“The way to win an atomic war is to make certain it never starts.”
– General Omar N. Bradley

“A piece of paper makes you an officer, a radio makes you a commander.”
– General Omar N. Bradley Quotes
Actually said by one of his commo officers, but mentioned by Bradley in his book “The Soldier’s Story”

I can’t guarantee that these quotations are correct or true, but I have tried to verify as many of the quotes by Omar N. Bradleyas possible.
Please contact me if you find any errors in the Omar Bradley quotes, have some additional information about them or if you know any quotations from Omar N. Bradley that are not listed here.

Submit your own quotes/quotations in our quotes forum